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David DeMoss

David Demoss is a principal of G4 Risk Solutions, a hospitality risk management firm based in San Diego, Calif.
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Five Layers of Protection for Hotels Operating Shuttle Services

In recent years, data analyzed by the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration highlights the risks involved for hotels that operate a shuttle service. Many elements must be considered before any hotel should begin operating...
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The Risky Business of Hotel Shuttles

It can happen in an instant, but the results can be catastrophic. A passenger van shuttling guests from airport to hotel careens off the road, crashing into the center divider. Upon collision, the top-heavy...

Using Risk Transfer to Protect Your Property’s Assets

The success of a hotel depends on many variables, one of them being a strong and effective risk management plan. However, many properties forget the importance of risk transfer in a culture where properties...

Selecting the Right Insurance Broker

Much like insurance policies themselves, the brokers who sell them can be very diverse. Selecting the right policy can be overwhelming to most hoteliers, especially when you add in the various quirks of brokers....

Getting a Grip on Hotel Insurance Purchasing Priorities

Hotels are under constant risk of costly scenarios such as guest lawsuits or employee workers compensation claims. Yet, to many hotel owners, insurance may seem like nothing more than a necessary evil and a...